Jackson Andrew School

Tel: (215)952-6223
  • Jackson Andrew School serves 495 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Jackson Andrew School operates within the Philadelphia City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 495 students has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students495 students
Jackson Andrew School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Jackson Andrew School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Jackson Andrew School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeJackson Andrew School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Jackson Andrew School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Jackson Andrew School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Jackson Andrew School Black Students (1988-2015)
Jackson Andrew School Black Students (1988-2015)
Jackson Andrew School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
Jackson Andrew School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsJackson Andrew School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.750.25
Jackson Andrew School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Jackson Andrew School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
Jackson Andrew School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2009)

District Comparison

  • Philadelphia City School District's student population of 131,666 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,677 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,504 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NamePhiladelphia City School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed131,6661,497
Philadelphia City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$2,831 MM$21 MM
Philadelphia City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$2,951 MM$20 MM
Philadelphia City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$19,677$12,967
Philadelphia City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$20,504$12,300
Philadelphia City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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